NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Marilyn Hewish, Moths of Victoria: Part 5)
The adult moths of this species are brown, with a broad darker rusty area bounded by two jagged transverse lines across each forewing, sometimes containing a diffuse dark spot. The hindwings are plain pale brown. Each wing has a dark thin jagged line along the margin. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in:
Moths of Victoria: Part 5,
Satin Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2014, pp. 8-9.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera VI (Third instalment),
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 44 (1919), p. 302, No. 205.
(written 18 December 2015, 28 February 2021)